September 2013
Intermedia (0309118X);Sep2013, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p9
Trade Publication
The article discusses the Global Symposium for Regulators 2013 held in Poland. Topics include fourth generation telecommunication regulation, digital infrastructure, and economic importance of digital public services. Several themes for fourth generation regulation were universal broadband internet access, protection of the consumers and balanced regulation.


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